Integrated Ph. D. Programme: Admissions for August 2013

Applications are invited from highly motivated students for admission to the Integrated Ph.D. Programme starting from August 2013 at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research – Thiruvananthapuram (IISER TVM). The PDF file containing the poster can be seen here.

Research areas: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics


  1. Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or related areas.
  2. Minimum 55 % or CGPA of 6.0 (in 10 point scale).
  3. For Physics, applicants should have cleared the Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST)-2013.
Application procedure: Online application form and detailed instructions are available at Only online applications acceptable; Last date: 04 January 2013 [17:00 IST]

Important Dates for Admissions to the Integrated Ph.D. programme

Last date of receipt of the application form January 4, 2013 (17:00 hrs [IST])
Announcement of shortlisted candidates on the Institute website http:// January 9, 2013
Written test in Biological, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Forenoon of February 16, 2013
Interview for the shortlisted candidates in Biological, Chemical, Mathematical Sciences February 16 - 17, 2013
Interview for the JEST-2013 qualified candidates in Physical Sciences Will be announced later